Is There Anything Too Hard for the Lord?

by | Oct 14, 2021 | Poem/Short Story | 8 comments

“Behold, I am the Lord, the God of all flesh: is there any thing too hard for me?” (Jeremiah 32:27)

He saved three Hebrew children from the fiery den.

He walked right beside them, no flames touched these men.

The king blessed their God who delivered again.

Is there anything too hard for the Lord?

He defeated an army with Gideon’s small band.

They didn’t need swords or weapons in hand.

The Lord turned the enemy on themselves in that land.

Is there anything too hard for the Lord?

He prepared young Esther to be a queen.

She risked her life asking the king to be seen.

The Lord had a plan to save the Jews and their seed.

Is there anything too hard for the Lord?

He chose Moses to deliver a people once bound.

By His powerful hand, He led Israel around.

He parted the sea, they walked on dry ground.

Is there anything too hard for the Lord?

He spoke through Abinadi, “Repent,” he would say.

They put him to death for his words on that day,

But Alma believed, and soon thousands obeyed.

Is there anything too hard for the Lord?

The Brother of Jared believed with his might.

God touched the stones, and they gave forth light,

To guide them to a Promised Land by faith, not by sight.

Is there anything too hard for the Lord?

The world today with its sickness and sin,

Steals our peace, raises doubt, creates fear within,

But the Lord God of all proves again and again,

There is NOTHING too hard for the Lord!

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Author

  • Sister Mandy Griffith

    Lives on the west coast of sunny Florida with husband Brother Scott and teenage sons Wesley and Zacary

8 Comments

  1. LuAnn Carson

    What a beautifully written and inspiring post! I love it and will ponder on it all day and add my own verses in my heart. ❤️

    Reply
    • Christina DiCenzo

      Thank you dear Sister!
      Needed that much!
      Love you & your beautiful family.
      So sorry I missed getting a hug at conference. Email hugs to u & yours!❤️❤️❤️

      Reply
  2. Lydia zaino

    Such a beautiful reminder of what God did them and what he can do now. He is the same yesterday today and forever . God bless you

    Reply
  3. Sharon Sloan

    A great article and a great blessing to read.

    Reply
    • Sis. Jan Humphrey

      Amen Sister Mandy! Very important message to remember. Thanks for the reminder and encouragement. Liked the poetic writing style. Love, Sis. Jan

      Reply
  4. Encouragement we need to put them in our mind and our heart as we go through this troubled world God bless brother Tony

    Sister Mandy. Wonderful words is Encouragement we need to put them in our mind and our heart as we go through this troubled world God bless brother Tony

    Reply
  5. Brother Gary Thompson

    Amen.

    Reply
  6. 🎼

    let’s pray that God gives the music to go with these words. the beautiful gift of poetry from above.

    Reply

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